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Travelex Insurance Review

Family-friendly with kids covered at no extra cost make Travelex a great choice

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Top reasons to buy

  • Kids are covered at no additional cost
  • Covers Covid-19 for both cancellation and medical
  • Upgrade options for families, adventure sports, etc.
  • Primary medical coverage
  • Short pre-existing condition look back period

Flaws but not dealbreakers

  • No terrorism coverage on Basic plan
  • Plans do not cover non-medical evacuation

Bottom line

Travelex Select plan is the perfect choice for family trips because kids are included at no extra cost, plans cover Covid-19, and there are several upgrade options.

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Company Information

  • Plans

    Travel Basic

    Travel Select (Most Popular)

  • Money Back Guarantee

    Free look up to 15 days after purchase

  • Customer Service

    800-819-9004
    Hours of Operation:
    Weekdays, 8:00am – 7:00pm CST

  • Emergency Assistance

    Inside USA 844-215-1672
    Outside USA 647-775-8042

  • Claims

    855-205-6054
    Claims Hours of Operation:
    Weekdays, 7:00am to 7:00pm CST

More About Travelex Travel Insurance

Travelex offers a wide range of travel insurance package plans and a couple travel accident plans.

Their package plans include all the expected benefits at good limits and affordable pricing. Covered reasons for trip cancellation and interruption are extensive and include job loss, terrorism, death or hospitalization of a destination host, and many more.

Upgrades for additional medical coverage, adventure sports coverage, car rental collision coverage, and air accidental death & dismemberment coverage are available to help fill any gaps in their policies.

Their website is easy to use and their plan documents are easy to read – very easy. Getting a quote is simple and can be done right from the home page, so there’s no hunting and clicking to find what you need.

Across their plans, Travelex has made it very easy to locate and calculate plan pricing. Plus, their plans are considered very affordable when compared to other plans.

Highlights of Travelex Travel Insurance

  • Travelex plans are easy to understand and price, plus they are some of the most affordable plans on the market for excellent coverage.
  • Their plans also include comprehensive travel assistance services, including concierge, business, and travel emergency services with every plan.
  • Claims procedure instructions are clear and included right in the policy, so there’s no hunting for what you need to retain when it’s necessary to make a claim.
  • Kids are included at no additional cost on the Travel Select plan.

Optional Coverage Available in Travelex Plans

  • Optional Air AD&D of $200,000 per person.
  • Optional medical coverage adds an additional $50,000 in medical expense coverage and $500,000 in medical evacuation coverage.
  • Optional Adventurer sports coverage adds exclusion waiver for participation in professional athletic events, mountain climbing, operating an aircraft and travel on air-supported devices such as hot air ballooning.
  • Optional Car rental collision coverage up to $35,000 per plan for collision damage, vandalism, windstorm, hail, fire, or flood occurs to a rental car while on your trip ($100 deductible).

Travelex Travel Insurance plans

Package Plans

Travel Basic
Basic, affordable protection for those on a budget with useful optional upgrades
A good travel insurance plan for individuals and families on general vacations and on a budget. It provides coverage for the essential travel risks for trips of 30 days or less. The optional upgrade adds flight AD&D and coverage for rental cars.

Travel Select- Most popular plan
Good coverage with multiple upgrades and children under 18 are covered at no additional cost
This is excellent family-friendly coverage for trips up to 364 days. Children under 18 are covered at no additional cost when traveling with a covered adult. Multiple upgrades allow you to customize the plan to suit your needs. Good coverage for all the expected package plan benefits.

Travel Accident Plans

Flight Insure
Excellent travel accident protection for single trips.
This plan offers Air Accidental Death & Dismemberment and Trip Delay benefits for trips of 180 days or less. Select the amount of coverage up to $1,000,000.

Flight Insure Plus
Excellent travel accident protection for single trips
This is broad flight accident, medical, and evacuation coverage with a few extras for trips of 180 days or less. This is accident-only coverage for U.S. travelers with adequate medical coverage back home who need a little extra medical coverage for out-of-network costs and accidental death and dismemberment benefits.